Turkey Approves Controversial Bill Increasing Police Powers

March 27, 2015 10:24 AM

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Turkey's parliament has approved a contentious security bill giving police heightened powers to search, arrest and use firearms.

The bill, passed early on Friday, was criticized by opposition parties who say the government is leading Turkey toward authoritarianism.

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